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Author photo. Martin Heidegger in der Hütte , 1968

Martin Heidegger in der Hütte , 1968

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Martin Heidegger was born in Messkirch, Baden, Germany on September 22, 1889. He studied Roman Catholic theology and philosophy at the University of Frieburg before joining the faculty at Frieburg as a teacher in 1915. Eight years later Heidegger took a teaching position at Marburg. He taught there until 1928 and then went back to Frieburg as a professor of philosophy. As a philosopher, Heidegger developed existential phenomenology. He is still widely regarded as one of the most original philosophers of the 20th century. Influenced by other philosophers of his time, Heidegger wrote the book, Being in Time, in 1927. In this work, which is considered one of the most important philosophical works of our time, Heidegger asks and answers the question "What is it, to be?" Other books written by Heidegger include Basic Writings, a collection of Heidegger's most popular writings; Nietzsche, an inquiry into the central issues of Friedrich Nietzsche's philosophy; On the Way to Language, Heidegger's central ideas on the origin, nature and significance of language; and What is Called Thinking, a systematic presentation of Heidegger's later philosophy. Since the 1960s, Heidegger's influence has spread beyond continental Europe and into a number of English-speaking countries. Heidegger died in Messkirch on May 26, 1976. (Bowker Author Biography) — biography from Being and Time… (more)
Being and Time 4,094 copies, 39 reviews
Basic Writings (Author) 1,407 copies, 3 reviews
Poetry, Language, Thought 1,189 copies, 6 reviews
An Introduction to Metaphysics (Author) 1,093 copies, 5 reviews
What Is Called Thinking? 663 copies, 6 reviews
On the Way to Language 454 copies, 1 review
Discourse on Thinking 358 copies, 3 reviews
Off the beaten track (Holzwege) 251 copies, 1 review
Existence and Being 231 copies, 2 reviews
On Time and Being 205 copies, 2 reviews
Pathmarks 197 copies, 1 review
Parmenides [GA 54] (Author) 191 copies, 2 reviews
Der Ursprung des Kunstwerkes 186 copies, 1 review
Early Greek Thinking (Author) 168 copies, 1 review
The Principle of Reason (Author) 163 copies
What is Philosophy? 162 copies, 2 reviews
What is Metaphysics? 158 copies, 3 reviews
Letter on Humanism 151 copies, 2 reviews
The Concept of Time 146 copies, 1 review
What Is a Thing? 129 copies, 1 review
Vorträge und Aufsätze 104 copies, 1 review
Heraclitus Seminar (Author) 101 copies
Basic concepts 101 copies
The Question of Being (Author, some editions) 97 copies, 1 review
Nietzsche (Composer) 81 copies, 1 review
Basic Concepts of Ancient Philosophy (Author) 51 copies, 1 review
Being and Truth 45 copies, 2 reviews
Der Feldweg 32 copies
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Questions I et II 19 copies, 1 review
Questions III et IV 17 copies, 1 review
De vraag naar de techniek 11 copies, 1 review
Saggi e discorsi 8 copies, 1 review
Questions IV 5 copies
Heidegger 5 copies
LA VUELTA 4 copies
La pobreza 3 copies
La cosa 2 copies
Jean Palmier 2 copies
Sprache 1 copy
Martin Heidegger (Contributor) 1 copy
Gedachtes 1 copy
index 1 copy
EL HABLA 1 copy
EL POEMA 1 copy
Cartas 1 copy
Existentialism from Dostoevsky to Sartre (Contributor) 2,006 copies, 16 reviews
Western Philosophy: An Anthology (Author, some editions) 174 copies
The Phenomenology Reader (Contributor) 87 copies
The Presocratics After Heidegger (Contributor) 16 copies
Wijsgerige teksten over de wereld (Contributor) 2 copies
実存と虚無 (Contributor) 1 copy
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